Magi and Massacre of the Innocents

Book Title: Noui Testamenti aeditio postrema / per Des. Erasmum Roterodamam ; Omnia picturis illustrata ; Accesserunt capitum argumenta, elegiaco carmine Rodolpho Gualthero authore conscripta

Author: Erasmus, Desiderius, d. 1536, tr.

Image Title: Magi and Massacre of the Innocents

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Description: The magi bring gifts of gold, frankincense, and myrrh to the newborn baby Jesus. Meanwhile in the background soldiers execute Herod’s decree by killing all male infants under the age of two that live near Bethlehem.

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